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Before 1781 Richard Colt Hoare 2nd Baronet Barn Elms 1758-1838 (22) and Hester Hoare -1785 were married .

Around 1793 . Samuel Woodford 1763-1817 (29) . Portrait of Hester Hoare -1785 .

In 1781 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (53) . Portrait of George III King Great Britain and Ireland 1738-1820 (42) .

In 1781 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (57) . Portrait of Isabella Anne Ingram Marchioness Hertford 1759-1834 (21) .

In 1781 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (57) . Portrait of Isabella Anne Ingram Marchioness Hertford 1759-1834 (21) .

In 1781 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (57) . Portrait of Charlotte Augusta Hill Countess Talbot -1804 .

In 1781 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (57) . Portrait of Charlotte Augusta Hill Countess Talbot -1804 .

In 1781 Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 (90) died

In 1781 Thomas Thynne 1st Marquess Bath 1734-1796 (46) was appointed as High Steward of Sutton Coldfield

Around 1781 Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan 1769-1837 (11) educated at Harrow School, Harrow, Middlesex

In 1781 Richard Cavendish 1752-1781 (29) died .

In 1781 John Pelham-Clinton -1781 died .

In 1781 Dorothy Grey -1781 died

In 1781 Louisa Howard 1778-1781 (3) died

In 1781 Francis Manners-Sutton -1781 died .

Around 1781 Francis Russell 5th Duke Bedford 1765-1802 (15) educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

In 1781 Charles Stanhope 3rd Earl Stanhope 1753-1816 (27) and Louisa Grenville Countess Stanhope 1758-1829 (23) were married . Louisa Grenville Countess Stanhope 1758-1829 (23) by marriage Countess Stanhope .

In 1781 Emma Willoughby -1781 died .

In 1781 Peter Burrell 21st Baron Willoughby Eresby, 1st Baron Gwydyr 1754-1820 (26) was knighted.

In 1781 Charlotte Cadogan Marchioness Anglesey 1781-1853 was born to Charles Sloane Cadogan 1st Earl Cadogan 1728-1807 (52) and Mary Churchill Countess Cadogan .

In 1781 William Davenport 1745-1829 (35) was appointed as High Sheriff Chester

In 1781 Charles Elphinstone 10th Lord Elphinstone 1711-1781 (70) died . His son John Elphinstone 11th Lord Elphinstone 1737-1794 (44) succeeded as 11th Lord Elphinstone .

In 1781 Harriet Margaret Hamilton 1781-1803 was born to John Hamilton 1st Marquess Abercorn 1756-1818 (24) and Catherine Moyle Marchioness Abercorn -1791 .

In 1781 John Henderson 1752-1817 (28) and Anna Loudon Robertson were married .

In 1778 Gavin Hamilton 1723-1798 (55) . Portrait of John Henderson 1752-1817 (25) .

In 1781 John Henderson 1752-1817 (28) succeeded as 5th Baronet Henderson of Fordell . Anna Loudon Robertson by marriage as Baronet Henderson of Fordell .

In 1778 Gavin Hamilton 1723-1798 (55) . Portrait of John Henderson 1752-1817 (25) .

In 1781 Benjamin Hobhouse 1st Baronet Hobhouse 1757-1831 (24) graduated as Master of Arts: Oxford University at Broadgates Hall, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1781 John Baker Holroyd 1st Earl Sheffield 1735-1821 (45) was created 1st Earl Sheffield of Dunamore in Meath

In 1781 Penistone Lamb 1st Viscount Melbourne 1745-1828 (35) was created 1st Viscount Melbourne . Elizabeth Milbanke Viscountess Melbourne by marriage Viscountess Melbourne .

In 1781 Philip Medows 1708-1781 (73) died .

In 1781 Francis Colyear 1781-1781 was born to Charles Colyear 1st Earl Portmore 1700-1785 (80) and Mary Leslie Countess Portmore .

In 1781 Francis Colyear 1781-1781 died .

In 1781 Eleonora Maria Teresa Savoy 1728-1781 (53) died

In 1781 Anne Stewart 1738-1781 (43) died .

In 1781 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (53) . Portrait of George III King Great Britain and Ireland 1738-1820 (42) .

In 1781 Thomas Stapleton 5th Baronet Stapleton 1727-1781 (54) died .

In 1781 James Yorke Bishop St David's, Bishop Gloucester Cathedral, Bishop Ely 1730-1808 (50) was appointed as Bishop Ely

In 1781 Stephen Moore 1st Earl Mount Cashell 1730-1790 (50) was created 1st Earl Mount Cashell . Helena Rawdon Countess Mount Cashell by marriage Countess Mount Cashell .

Jan 1781

In Jan 1781 Mary Gilbert 1709-1781 (72) died

09 Jan 1781

On 09 Jan 1781 Simon Luttrell 1st Earl Carhampton 1713-1787 (68) was created 1st Viscount Carhampton .

13 Jan 1781

On 13 Jan 1781 Margaret Rolle Countess Orford 1709-1781 (71) died . Her son George Walpole 3rd Earl Orford 1730-1791 (50) succeeded as 16th Baron Clinton .

15 Jan 1781

On 15 Jan 1781 Infante Mariana Victoria of Spain 1718-1781 (62) died .

On 15 Jan 1781 Henry Cheere 1st Baronet St Margaret's 1703-1781 (78) died .

Feb 1781

12 Feb 1781

On 12 Feb 1781 John Hope 2nd Earl Hopetoun 1704-1781 (76) died . His son James Hope-Johnstone 3rd Earl Hopetoun (39) succeeded as 3rd Earl Hopetoun .

Apr 1781

02 Apr 1781

On 02 Apr 1781 Andrew Berekeley Drummond and Mary Perceval -1839 were married

12 Apr 1781

On 12 Apr 1781 Thomas Hamner 1781-1818 was born to Thomas Hanmer 2nd Baronet Hamner 1747-1828 (34)

16 Apr 1781

On 16 Apr 1781 Lionel Moyle 2nd Baronet Copley Sprotborough 1767-1806 (14) was created as 2nd Baronet Copley Sprotborough (2C 1711) .

On 16 Apr 1781 Joseph Moyle 1st Baronet Copley Sprotborough 1715-1781 (66) died .

21 Apr 1781

On 21 Apr 1781 Thomas Laurence Dundas 1st Baronet Dundas 1710-1781 (71) died . His son Thomas Dundas 1st Baron Dundas 1741-1820 (40) succeeded as 2nd Baronet Dundas of Kerse also inheriting Aske Hall, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire. Charlotte Fitzwilliam Countess Feversham 1746-1833 (34) by marriage Countess Feversham (3C 1868) .

22 Apr 1781

On 22 Apr 1781 Alexander Stewart 1698-1781 (83) died

28 Apr 1781

On 28 Apr 1781 William Home 8th Earl Home 1681-1781 (100) died at Gibraltar . His brother Alexander Home 9th Earl Home -1786 succeeded as 9th Earl Home . Abigail Browne Ramey Countess Home by marriage Countess Home .

Jun 1781

14 Jun 1781

On 14 Jun 1781 Charles Cope Baronet Cope 1743-1781 (38) died

18 Jun 1781

On 18 Jun 1781 Charles Cope Baronet Cope 1743-1781 was buried at Hanwell, Oxfordshire .

Jul 1781

11 Jul 1781

12 Jul 1781

On 12 Jul 1781 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (23) and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (19) were married

18 Jul 1781

On 18 Jul 1781 Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 was born to Alexander Gordon 4th Duke Gordon 1743-1827 (38) and Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (33) .

Around 1764 Pompeo Batoni 1708-1787 (55) . Portrait of Alexander Gordon 4th Duke Gordon 1743-1827 (20) .

1774 Angelica Kauffmann 1741-1807 (32) . Portrait of Alexander Gordon 4th Duke Gordon 1743-1827 (30) .

Around 1778 George Romney 1734-1802 (43) . Portrait of Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (30) and her son George Gordon 5th Duke Gordon 1770-1836 (7) .

1772 Angelica Kauffmann 1741-1807 (30) . Portrait of Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (24) .

Around 1780 Daniel Gardner 1750-1805 (30) . Portrait of Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812 (32) wearing a green riding habit.

24 Jul 1781

On 24 Jul 1781 Washington Shirley 8th Earl Ferrers 1760-1842 (20) and Frances Ward Countess Ferrers -1812 were married at Gretna Green

31 Jul 1781

On 31 Jul 1781 John Bligh 3rd Earl Darnley 1719-1781 (61) died .

Sep 1781

01 Sep 1781

On 01 Sep 1781 Wilbraham Egerton 1781-1856 was born to William Egerton 1749-1806 (32)

23 Sep 1781

On 23 Sep 1781 Charles Bagot 1781-1843 was born to William Bagot 1st Baron Bagot 1728-1798 (53) and Elizabeth St John Baroness Bagot at Blithfield Hall, Blithfield, Rugeley, Staffordshire .

On 23 Sep 1781 Juliane (Anna Feodorovna) Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1781-1860 was born to Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1750-1806 (31) and Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf Duchess Saxe-Coburg-Gotha .

29 Sep 1781

On 29 Sep 1781 William Nassau 1717-1781 (64) died .

Oct 1781

On Oct 1781 Louisa Harcourt Stuart-Wortley 1781-1848 was born to James Archibald Stuart-Wortley-Mackenzie 1747-1818 (34)

02 Oct 1781

On 02 Oct 1781 Charles Noel 1st Earl Gainsborough 1781-1866 was born to Gerard Noel 2nd Baronet 1759-1838 (22)

03 Oct 1781

On 03 Oct 1781 Henry Neville 2nd Earl Abergavenny 1755-1843 (26) and Mary Robinson Countess Abergavenny 1760-1796 (21) were married .

07 Oct 1781

On 07 Oct 1781 Henry Alexander Douglas 1781-1837 was born to William Douglas 4th Baronet Kelhead 1730-1783 (51) and Grace d William Johnstone Baronetess Kelhead

Nov 1781

On Nov 1781 Edward Harbord 3rd Baron Suffield 1781-1835 was born to Harbord Harbord 1st Baron Suffield 1734-1810 (47) and Mary Assheton Baroness Suffield .

08 Nov 1781

On 08 Nov 1781 Francis Henry Egerton 8th Earl Bridgewater 1756-1829 (24) was elected as Fellow of the Royal Society .

24 Nov 1781

On 24 Nov 1781 Thomas Wyndham 1st Baron Wyndham 1681-1745 (99) died unmarried. He was buried in Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire . Baron Wyndham of Finglass extinct.

26 Nov 1781

On 26 Nov 1781 Lincoln Edwin Robert Stanhope 1781-1840 was born to Charles Stanhope 3rd Earl Harrington 1753-1829 (28) and Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (26) .

In 1768 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (44) . Portrait of Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (12) .

In 1775 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (51) . Portrait of Jane Fleming Countess Harrington 1755-1824 (19) .